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88. By the Waters

[1] By the waters, the waters of Babylon,
[2] we sat down and wept, and wept for you, Zion.
[3] We remember you, remember you, remember you, Zion.

Text Information
First Line: By the waters, the waters of Babylon
Title: By the Waters
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture: Psalm 137:1
Topic: Gathering: Songs of Confession and Lament; Gathering Songs: Songs of Confession and Lament
Language: English
Notes: 3 part Canon
Tune Information
Name: [By the waters, the waters of Babylon]
Key: a minor



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